Remodel/Repair (Residential)

Required Submittals ----- Important: Applications with incomplete submittals will be delayed.

IMPORTANT: Electronic submittal document files are required to be named appropriately to ensure efficient permit processing. Review Naming Submittal Documents prior to starting ePermit process to ensure all files are labeled appropriately. See all related ePermit submittal and resubmittal requirements to help avoid delays in processing. 

  • Township Approval Form- Use form to determine if township approval is required for project location. Submit completed form with township approval signature if applicable

  • Contact & Contractors Form- Upload completed contact and contractor form as applicable for project.
  • Building Plans - Complete set of plans including structural and braced wall design, floor layout, cross sections, elevations and energy. 
    • The following details shall be identified on all Remodel/Repair plans:
      • All dimensions
      • Existing Footing and foundations sizes on foundation page if altering load path locations.
      • All header and beam sizes at all new or replacement locations.
      • Wall bracing in accordance with R602.10 shall be designed by a MN Licensed Structural Engineer or provide complete design including braced wall lines, size/location of panels, method of bracing and calculations. (Only required if altering existing braced wall sections)

Optional Submittals, if Applicable

  • Engineered Design - Engineered design shall be submitted if construction cannot be verified by the minimum prescriptive requirements of the 2015 Minnesota Building Code. An engineered design must be sealed by a structural engineer licensed in the State of Minnesota.
  • Specifications - Provide product installation specifications if any materials or fasteners require specific manufacturers’ specifications for installation.

Examples of specifications include:

Beam check sheets

Material ES Report or other listing standard details

Fastener Specifications

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2. Accessory Dwelling Unit
3. Addition (Residential)
4. Basement Finish
5. Cell Tower
6. Change of Use
7. Deck
8. Demolition
9. Fence / Retaining Wall
10. Fire (Commercial)
11. Garage/Accessory Structure
12. Manufactured/Modular Home
13. Multi-Family
14. Non Residential New (Commercial)
15. Pole Building (Residential)
16. Remodel/Repair (Commercial)
17. Remodel/Repair (Residential)
18. Reroof/Siding
19. Residential 1 or 2 Family Home
20. Swimming Pool
21. Windows/Doors (In Existing Opening)